A 500-room five-star hotel will be opened near the Grand Mosque in Makkah before Ramadan as part of Jabal Omar housing project, said Abdul Rahman Faqeeh, chairman of … More »Makkah’s new 5-star hotel to open before Ramadan
A Tunisian court on Tuesday ordered blogger and anti-Islamist activist Sofiane Chourabi to pay a 104 dinar (52 euro/$67) fine for drunkenness and indecency during Ramadan, … More »Tunisian anti-Islamist blogger fined for 'indecency'
Oct 17 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's imports fell 5.9 percentfrom a year ago in August, the second monthly decline in a row,while non-oil exports plunged 22.7 percent, official … More »TABLE-Saudi Aug imports down 5.9 pct y/y, non-oil exports -22.7 pct
Ahmed Al-Awadi is a Saudi businessman who started a campaign to promote healthy living by spreading awareness about everyday sports. The campaign started in April 2010, … More »YouTube campaign urges Jeddawis to wake up with a jog
RIYADH, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Saudi Southern Province CementCompany said on Sunday its third-quarter net profitrose by 11.7 percent over last year's figure due to higher … More »Saudi's Southern Province Cement Co Q3 profit up 11.7 pct
DUBAI, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Passenger traffic at DubaiInternational Airport jumped 20 percent from a year earlier inAugust, while the volume of cargo freight rose 4.4 … More »Dubai airport August passenger traffic jumps 20 pct
High liquidity in the Saudi Arabian stock market over the summer and Ramadan months signal investor interest in the market which could lead prices higher in coming weeks, … More »Tadawul summer turnover up 83% on high investor optimism